Rose Hip Fruit Co2 Extract



These are concentrated extracts. They have been created by extracting the oil via Supercritical Co2 extraction. This process creates a much stronger oil that is richer and very useful in skin care.

Solubility - Oils or Creams
Suggested Usage Rate 0.1% up to 5%

Keep in mind this is a thick ingredient. You must be willing/able to work with this ingredient as it is challenging to work with!


Name: Rosehip Fruit CO2
Category: CO2 Extracts
Species: Rosa canina
Part: The Fruit
Method: CO2 extraction
Class: Fatty Acid Triglyceride
Country: Germany

Contains all CO2-soluble lipohilic components

Raw material: Rosa canina: Fruits from ecological farming (2092/91/EWG) 

Production: By supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide, no solvent residues, no inorganic salts, no heavy metals, no reproducible microorganisms [1].

Extract: Clear to light turbid, dark red oil, stabilized with FLAVEX Rosemary Antioxidant (organic).

Declaration: INCI-Name: Rosa Canina Fruit Extract [CO2]

CAS-No.: 84696-47-9

EINECS-No. 283-652-0

Ingredients: Fatty oil with high content of unsaturated fatty acids including 40 - 60 % linoleic acid (C18:2, omega-6), 20 - 40 % alpha-linolenic acid (C18:3, omega-3), 14 - 20 % oleic acid (C18:1, omega-9), small amounts of stearic and palmitic acid, sterols, tocopherols and carotenoids.

Application: In the cosmetic industry, in moisturizing creams against dry skin, anti-wrinkle, recommendable in case of impure skin, acne, neurodermitis, scaly and chapped skin, as food supplement.

Naturalness: The product is 100 % natural and contains apart from FLAVEX Rosemary Antioxidant no additives, preservatives, carriers and no technical adjuncts. It is not reinforced, blended, diluted or formulated, it is conform to the EC-regulation 88/388 for natural extracts.

Rose Hip Fruit Co2 Extract